Reserving Mineral bearing area to PSU amounts locking of Minerals and affect GDP Growth of our nation.

In India, Mineral bearing areas are reserved for public sector under taking.  According to Indian Bureau of Mines publication, the areas reserved from 1972 to 2010 were not utilized by any of the Public Sector Under taking.  This will establish that, when the government  don’t want to grant Mineral Concession to a particular company or […]

Comments on Draft Minerals (Other than Atomic and Hydro Carbons Energy Mineral) Concession (Fourth Amendment) Rules, 2021 – request for comments and suggestions

Mr. B.K. Bhatia                                                                                                07.06.2021 Joint Secretary General Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI) FIMI House, B-311, Okhla Industrial Area Phase-I, New Delhi – 110 020.   Dear Sir Sub :    The Comments and Suggestions on the Proposed Draft Minerals (Other than Atomic and Hydro-Carbons Energy Minerals) Concession Amendment Rules, 2021 – Reg. Ref :   […]

Notification issued by Ministry of Mines vide GSR 126(E) DT. 19.02.2019 and GSR 134(E) DT. 20.02.1019 are against National Mineral Policy

Our Mail to Prime Minister of India and other Govt., departments to withdraw the notification issued by Ministry of Mines vide GSR 126(E) DT. 19.02.2019 and GSR 134(E) DT. 20.02.1019 are against National Mineral Policy is given  below for our members knowledge. ********************* Date : 30.06.2021 To   The Honourable Prime Minister of India, New […]

India can become No.1 in Rare Earth Production by permitting Indian players – What prevent lobbying China prevent this when they are permitted defense?

“Earlier India was Ranked 14th in the World in Garnet Production. Once M/s. VV Mineral commenced Garnet Production, India become Number One in the World, within a period of 12 years. The Hard work and Honesty of the Indian Players made India Number One Producer in Garnet. India’s Rare Earths resource wealth is likely to […]

Current scenario of Indian Mineral Industry

There was a seminar in Vishakapatinam about the mining Sector. The slide show shows that, India is depending on import of minerals for raw material to other industries. No fresh mining leases granted for the last three years. The employment generation also reduced drastically. The slide show is attached below.  

Will India win China in Rare Earth Industry by encouraging Indian producers?

Wrong Policy of India on Rare Earth help the Chinese growth in this filed. Our nation loose Rs. 90,000 Crore per year because of the wrong policy.   இந்திய அரசின் தவறான கொள்கை சைனா வளர்ச்சிக்கு வழிவகிக்கிறது. ஆண்டுக்கு 90,000 கோடி ரூபாய் வருமானத்தை நம் நாடு இழக்கிறது.  


WHITE PAPER ON RARE EARTHS IN INDIA By C. SWAMYDAS INTRODUCTION Honourable Prime Minister Modi in his speech at CII webinar, June 2020 invited the private sector into defense and nuclear mineral supply chain in the country, which has special reference to the Rare Earth Elements (REEs), which are extremely critical to defense manufacturing facilities. […]